Thursday 23 February 2017

Michael D is always worth a listen - even if you're clueless

Philip Ryan

Philip Ryan

President Michael D Higgins: if he casts aside the theatrics and pomp he can deliver a message that will make people take heed
President Michael D Higgins: if he casts aside the theatrics and pomp he can deliver a message that will make people take heed

Perched behind a microphone stand in an upstairs room of Newman House on St Stephen's Green in Dublin City Centre, President Michael D Higgins addressed a gathering of UCD students.

The president was the keynote speaker at a seminar on 'Democracy and Popular Legitimacy in the European Union', which took place on March 20 last year.

It was a sell-out.

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